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As it says in the title, what measure of association should I use for a categorical variable (with 4 groups) and a continuous variable (number of times travelled)?

I assume it can't be chi square as that is only suitable for nominal data.

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  • $\begingroup$ Any measure of association would be based upon a predictive model, and that greatly depends on which variable is your dependent variable and which is your independent variable. $\endgroup$ – Tavrock Apr 7 '17 at 15:36
  • $\begingroup$ My IV is the categorical variable $\endgroup$ – Dragonfly Apr 7 '17 at 16:13
  • $\begingroup$ This question may provide you with the answers you seek: stats.stackexchange.com/questions/3386/… $\endgroup$ – Tavrock Apr 7 '17 at 16:21

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